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sales presentations: Dark backgrounds are better than light backgrounds

Sales presentations slide-bright-vs-dull

“Dark backgrounds are better than light backgrounds for sales presentations”. This is a subject that comes up very often, and did again this week for me: Karine 😉 this article will make you smile, along with your 12 colleagues of last Tuesday, should you ever stumble across it on Google. The question is, why are …

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How to extend a photo background with Powerpoint in your sales presentations

Crop the duplicate image in Powerpoint

Once you have understood the principles of empty space (that Garr Reynolds calls “negative space”), the rule of thirds, and other design principles of Powerpoint, you will discover that most photo backgrounds are too crowded. Those design rules are nevertheless fundamental to design effective  sales presentations. This is the reason why, for most images I …

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